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Profile of Canada's New PM

Profile of Canada’s New PM

Stephen Harper himself would tell you he’s a prime example of policy over pizzazz. And after Canadians gave his Conservatives a minority government (...)

| January 2006 | 504 views

Nigerian Immigrant Wins Award

Nigerian Immigrant Wins Award

Daniel Igali, a Nigerian immigrant and professional wrestler, is among a number of graduates that have been nominated and granted accomplishment awards by (...)

| January 2006 | 466 views

Long Journey to Burnaby Mountain

Long Journey to Burnaby Mountain

By Stuart Colcleugh. Panther Kuol fled war-torn Sudan as a boy and spent 13 years in a Kenyan refugee camp before becoming an SFU student this fall (...)

| January 2006 | 425 views

CSFDarfur in Partnership with Oxfam

CSFDarfur in Partnership with Oxfam

CSFDarfur is officially working in partnership with Oxfam Canada. Robert Fox, Executive Director for Oxfam Canada, has said that Oxfam has set up a fund (...)

by Gibril Koroma | December 2005 | 443 views

Romeo Dallaire in Vancouver

Surrounded by academics, activists and students, Canadian Senator and former Lieutenant-General Romeo Dallaire lent his name to a nationwide student (...)

| October 2005 | 647 views

Handel Wright is Canadian Chair

How do youth in Canada and the United States navigate issues of race, culture and national identity? Handel Wright, a new UBC education professor, says (...)

| September 2005 | 662 views

Izabobo: African Culture in Vancouver

Despite contacts with Africa and Africans spanning decades, many Canadians still know little or nothing about the continent.Especially in British Columbia (...)

| September 2005 | 745 views

Canadian Students On Darfur Crisis

The genocide and horrendous suffering in Darfur, Sudan has pricked the conscience of Canadian students in British Columbia, Canada, as this article by Dan (...)

by Gibril Koroma | August 2005 | 883 views

Strengthening African Democracy

African leaders have recognized the critical role that governance plays in a country’s development. As a result, governance is a central feature of (...)

| July 2005 | 797 views

The Canada Fund For Africa

The $500-million Canada Fund for Africa was launched at the G8 Summit in Kananaskis, Alberta, in June 2002. It supports the G8’s Africa Action Plan, (...)

| July 2005 | 843 views